COMPANY HISTORY
Rockpoint was formed in 2003 by five of the six Managing Members of Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C. (“WREP”), including Bill Walton and Keith Gelb. WREP was a similar real estate investment company co-founded by Bill Walton in 1994.

APRIL 1994
Bill Walton co-founded Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C.
October 1994
Keith Gelb joined Westbrook Real Estate Partners, L.L.C.
December 1994 through September 2003
Westbrook Real Estate Funds I, II, III and IV (the “WREF Funds”) were formed and capitalized with approximately $4 billion. The WREF Funds together acquired 146 investments.
May 2003
Five of the six Managing Members of WREP, including Bill Walton and Keith Gelb, founded Rockpoint. Rockpoint established U.S. offices in Boston, Dallas and San Francisco.
September 2003
Rockpoint Real Estate Special Fund, L.P. was formed and capitalized with $100 million. Special Fund acquired seven investments.
February 2004
Rockpoint Real Estate Fund I, L.P. was formed and capitalized with $904 million. Fund I acquired 48 investments.
July 2005
Rockpoint Real Estate Fund II, L.P. was formed and capitalized with $1.7 billion. Fund II acquired 59 investments.
August 2006
Rockpoint Real Estate Finance Fund I, L.P. was formed as a structured finance vehicle and was capitalized with $479 million. Due to the lack of compelling investment opportunities, the Finance Fund committed only five percent of its capital commitments.
July 2007
Rockpoint Real Estate Fund III, L.P. was formed and capitalized with $2.5 billion. Fund III acquired 55 investments.
November 2011
Rockpoint Real Estate Fund IV, L.P. was formed and, including its co-investment vehicles, was capitalized with $2.3 billion. With the formation of this fund, Tom Gilbane and Aric Shalev were promoted to Managing Member. Fund IV acquired 38 investments.
March 2012
Rockpoint became a Registered Investment Adviser.
September 2014
Rockpoint Growth and Income Fund I, L.P. was formed and, including discretionary co-investment commitments, was capitalized with $1.04 billion. As of September 30, 2016, Growth and Income Fund I has acquired 9 investments.
December 2015
Paisley Boney was promoted to Managing Member.
March 2016
Rockpoint Real Estate Fund V, L.P. was formed in 2015 and closed in March 2016, capitalized with $3.3 billion of equity and co-investment commitments. As of September 30, 2016, Fund V has acquired or committed to acquire 21 investments.